Nebraska’s Rural Broadband Task Force makes recommendations, will meet Feb. 7, 2020
Nebraska’s Rural Broadband Task Force has submitted their findings and recommendations to the Legislature. The task force's next meeting is scheduled for Feb. 7, 2020 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. CT at the 1526 Building, 1526 K Street, Lower Level Training Room, Lincoln, Nebraska. The agenda and meeting documents are available.
Why Is Rural Broadband Important to Communities and Nebraska’s Economy?
Rural broadband availability and adoption are associated with:
- Attraction and retention of millennials
- Greater economic growth
- Attraction of new firms
- Higher household incomes
- Small business growth
Check out our broadband infographic (PDF) to learn more about rural broadband in Nebraska.